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Unformatted text preview: ants gather in a meeting room and are given papers and pens. ◦ After the facilitator’s introduction, participants write down the most significant risk they see on this project. ◦ Papers are handed forward. Facilitator ◦ Facilitator organizes and lists the risks on a white board or a flip chart. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Nominal Group Technique Technique implemented as follows (continued): ◦ A second round follows and the additional risks are added to the list. ◦ The process is repeated until no more risks are identified. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Nominal Nominal Group Technique Technique prevents any attendant from dominating the session, as ideas are written rather than spoken. The only restriction for the nominal group technique is that the participants has to be geographically located together. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Delphi Technique The technique does not require a meeting. Th it Thus it is useful in case of busy and geographically distant people. The Delphi technique uses questionnaires aimed at participants anonymous to each other. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Delphi Delphi Technique Facilitator: ◦ Prepares a questionnaire (that allows flexibility of (th fl responses), ◦ Distributes it using email system or company intranet. ◦ Collects responses, ◦ Statistically analyzes the responses and consolidates the risk risk list. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Delphi Technique Facilitator: ◦ Sends the consolidated list with analysis results (also, th original response) back to each participant. ◦ New ideas are generated. ◦ The process is repeated several times until a consensus is reached among the participants and no more risks could be identified. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Delphi Delphi Technique Main problem: ◦ The main drawback of the Delphi technique is that it is th lengthy and might take weeks to complete. Main advantage: ◦ Considered by many as the most sophisticated method for risk identification (accurate, no dominance from any participant, etc). Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy...
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